Musician, Singer, Songwriter
Emmylou Harris (born April 2, 1947) is an American singer and songwriter. She has released many popular albums and singles over the course of her career, and has now won 13 Grammys - as of 2014 - as well as numerous other awards. Wikipedia
Born: 2nd April, 1947, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
Height: 5' 5" (165 cm)
Claim to Fame: The Ballad of Sally Rose
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All I Intended To Be is the 25th studio album from Emmylou Harris and her third release on Nonesuch Records. It was released in the United States on June 10, 2008. The album debuted at number 22 on the Billboard 200, and number four on Top Country Albums, which makes the album Harris’ highest charting solo record on the Billboard 200 since Evangeline was released in 1981.
Married 3 times.
While performing in a Washington D.C. coffeehouse, she was discovered by former Byrds member Chris Hillman, who recommended her to Gram Parsons for his first solo album, `GP`. Harris toured as a member of Parsons` band, The Flying Burrito Brothers, in 1973, and recorded on their album `Grievous Angel`. After Parsons died of overdose, Harris was devastated and wrote her most well-known song `Boulder to Birmingham`. Three more of their duets were included on another posthumous Parsons album, `Sleepless Nights`, in 1976.
Polygamy Loves Company
A polygamist and his relationship with his three wives.
On the male-dominated 1970s music industry`s attitude toward women: "ladies were regarded as a liability: the view was, they get pregnant and they freak out on the road, they`re unreliable and they don`t sell."
On growing up an Air Force brat: "We weren`t part of a real community. There were people from all over, which meant there was no culture."